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0008:Unidentified Gascoyne Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury handwritten compliments

0008:Unidentified Gascoyne Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury handwritten compliments

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0008:Unidentified Gascoyne Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury handwritten compliments

Hatfield House letterhead "Lord Salisbury presents"

Condition: Clipped, fixed…

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0016:Unidentified 1813 Signed letter (Williams?) to Evans East India Company

0016:Unidentified 1813 Signed letter (Williams?) to Evans East India Company
0016:Unidentified 1813 Signed letter (Williams?) to Evans East India Company
0016:Unidentified 1813 Signed letter (Williams?) to Evans East India Company

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0016:Unidentified 1813 Signed letter (Williams) to Evans East India Company

Signature possibly H G Williams, sent…

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0019:Unidentified Signed 1868 Letter (A.P. ?) (Clergy?)

0019:Unidentified Signed 1868 Letter (A.P. ?) (Clergy?)

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0019:Unidentified Signed Letter (A.P. ?) (Clergy?)

Poor writing and we are unsure who this is, though…

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0020:(H S Jennings?) Preston 1870 Letter To Henry Alford, Dean of Canterbury

0020:(H S Jennings?) Preston 1870  Letter To Henry Alford, Dean of Canterbury

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0020:(H S Jennings?) Preston 1870 Letter To Henry Alford, Dean of Canterbury

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Ada Ellen Bayly (Edna Lyall) Author, Feminist Signature clip

Ada Ellen Bayly (Edna Lyall) Author, Feminist Signature clip

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Ada Ellen Bayly (Edna Lyall) Author, Feminist Signature clip

Wiki states: "Ada Ellen Bayly (March 25,…

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Admiral Albert Baldwin Jenkings, RN Signed Letter Clip

Admiral Albert Baldwin Jenkings, RN Signed Letter Clip

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Admiral Albert Baldwin Jenkings, RN Signed Letter Clip

He was second in command of the Channel…

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Admiral Edmund Frederick Jeffreys Signed Letter Clip

Admiral Edmund Frederick Jeffreys Signed Letter Clip

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Admiral Edmund Frederick Jeffreys Signed Letter Clip

Per Wiki: "Admiral Edmund Frederick Jeffreys CVO (1 October…

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Anne Lucy Arundell of Wardour Signed Letter Clip

Anne Lucy Arundell of Wardour Signed Letter Clip

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Anne Lucy Arundell of Wardour Signed Letter Clip

Signed letter clip

Condition: Clipped, fixed to backing paper,…

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Archibald Campbell Tait Archbishop of Canterbury 1876 Letter

Archibald Campbell Tait Archbishop of Canterbury 1876 Letter
Archibald Campbell Tait Archbishop of Canterbury 1876 Letter
Archibald Campbell Tait Archbishop of Canterbury 1876 Letter

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Archibald Campbell Tait Archbishop of Canterbury 1876 Letter


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Balmoral Castle 1970 Letter Signed by Susan Hussey Lady-in-Waiting

Balmoral Castle 1970 Letter Signed by Susan Hussey Lady-in-Waiting

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Balmoral Castle 1970 Letter Signed by Susan Hussey Lady-in-Waiting

Susan Katharine Hussey, Baroness Hussey of North…

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Charles Hayden Coffin Actor 1890 Autograph

Charles Hayden Coffin Actor 1890 Autograph

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Charles Hayden Coffin Actor 1890 Autograph

Wiki advises: "Charles Hayden Coffin (22 April 1862 - 8…

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Colonel Sir Charles Edward Howard Vincent KCMG CB DL Signed 1899 letter

Colonel Sir Charles Edward Howard Vincent KCMG CB DL Signed 1899 letter
Colonel Sir Charles Edward Howard Vincent KCMG CB DL Signed 1899 letter
Colonel Sir Charles Edward Howard Vincent KCMG CB DL Signed 1899 letter

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Colonel Sir Charles Edward Howard Vincent KCMG CB DL Signed 1899 letter

In which he asks…

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Dame Margaret Lloyd George Signature Clip

Dame Margaret Lloyd George Signature Clip

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Dame Margaret Lloyd George Signature Clip

Dame Margaret Lloyd George GBE (née Owen; 4 November 1864…

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DICKINSON, HERCULES HENRY (1827–1905), Dean Chapel Royal, Dublin Signed Clip

DICKINSON, HERCULES HENRY (1827–1905), Dean Chapel Royal, Dublin Signed Clip

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DICKINSON, HERCULES HENRY (1827-1905), Dean Chapel Royal, Dublin Signed Clip

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Earl of Lonsdale Wax seal (Crown/Lowther dragon) with Signature

Earl of Lonsdale Wax seal (Crown/Lowther dragon) with Signature

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Earl of Lonsdale Wax seal (Crown/Lowther dragon) with Signature

We are not sure which Lowther this…

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Edith Davidson (Wife Archbishop of Canterbury) Feb 26th 1915 Signed letter

Edith Davidson (Wife Archbishop of Canterbury) Feb 26th 1915 Signed letter

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Edith Davidson (Wife Archbishop of Canterbury) Feb 26th 1915 Signed letter

In which she writes to…

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Edith Davidson (wife Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury) signed 1907 Letter

Edith Davidson (wife Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury) signed 1907 Letter
Edith Davidson (wife Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury) signed 1907 Letter
Edith Davidson (wife Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury) signed 1907 Letter

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Edith Davidson (wife Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury) signed 1907 Letter

Condition:Blank left page removed, tape…

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Edward Rice, Dean Of Gloucester Signature clip

Edward Rice, Dean Of Gloucester Signature clip

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Edward Rice, Dean Of Gloucester Signature clip

Wiki states "The Hon and Very Rev Edward Rice,…

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Edward Venables Vernon Harcourt Archbishop of York Signed Envelope 1830

Edward Venables Vernon Harcourt Archbishop of York Signed Envelope 1830

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Edward Venables Vernon Harcourt Archbishop of York Signed Envelope 1830

Wiki advises: "Edward Venables-Vernon-Harcourt (10 October…

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Eleanor Florence Rathbone MP, Women's Suffrage Autograph Clip

Eleanor Florence Rathbone MP, Women's Suffrage Autograph Clip

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Eleanor Florence Rathbone MP, Women's Suffrage Autograph Clip

Wiki states: "Eleanor Florence Rathbone (12 May 1872…

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Evelyn Baring First Lord of Cromer 1902 autograph Clip

Evelyn Baring First Lord of Cromer 1902 autograph Clip

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Evelyn Baring First Lord of Cromer 1902 autograph Clip

Wiki "Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer…

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F L Turner 1910 Local Government Board Signed letter

F L Turner 1910 Local Government Board Signed letter

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F L Turner 1910 Local Government Board Signed letter

Turner was Private Secretary to John Burns,…

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Francis Richard Charteris, 10th Earl of Wemyss 1902 Autograph

Francis Richard Charteris, 10th Earl of Wemyss 1902 Autograph

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Francis Richard Charteris, 10th Earl of Wemyss 1902 Autograph

Wiki advises: "Francis Richard Charteris, 10th Earl…

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Frederick Temple Bishop of London Signed 1888 Letter

Frederick Temple Bishop of London Signed 1888 Letter
Frederick Temple Bishop of London Signed 1888 Letter
Frederick Temple Bishop of London Signed 1888 Letter

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Frederick Temple Bishop of London Signed 1888 Letter

Later Archbishop of Canterbury


Condition: Edge browning, glue marks…

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George John Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll Signed 1869 Letter

George John Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll Signed 1869 Letter
George John Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll Signed 1869 Letter
George John Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll Signed 1869 Letter

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George John Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll Signed 1869 Letter

In which he advises that…

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George Moberly Bishop of Salisbury Signed 1879 letter clip

George Moberly Bishop of Salisbury Signed 1879 letter clip
George Moberly Bishop of Salisbury Signed 1879 letter clip
George Moberly Bishop of Salisbury Signed 1879 letter clip

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George Moberly Bishop of Salisbury Signed 1879 letter clip

Condition: Clipped, date stuck on

Stockref: EF12/9170407

( George…

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George Wyndham Kennion Signature clip Bishop Bath & Wells and Bishop of Adelaide

George Wyndham Kennion Signature clip Bishop Bath & Wells and Bishop of Adelaide

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George Wyndham Kennion Signature clip Bishop Bath & Wells and Bishop of Adelaide

Wiki advises: "The…

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Grimston (2nd?) Earl of Verulam Signature Clip and Govt Seal

Grimston (2nd?) Earl of Verulam Signature Clip and Govt Seal

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Grimston (2nd?) Earl of Verulam Signature Clip and Govt Seal

We think this is James Grimston…

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Harry Gregory Hast, Tenor, Professor of Singing, signed 1906 Letter

Harry Gregory Hast, Tenor, Professor of Singing, signed 1906 Letter

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Harry Gregory Hast, Tenor, Professor of Singing, signed 1906 Letter

8 Carlton Hill letterhead

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Henrietta Eliza Vaughan Stannard (John Strange Winter) Signature Clip

Henrietta Eliza Vaughan Stannard (John Strange Winter) Signature Clip

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Henrietta Eliza Vaughan Stannard (John Strange Winter) Signature Clip

Wiki states: "She was born on 13…

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Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne 1905 Autograph

Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne 1905 Autograph

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Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne 1905 Autograph

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Henry Fitzalan-Howard, 15th Duke of Norfolk Signed letter

Henry Fitzalan-Howard, 15th Duke of Norfolk Signed letter
Henry Fitzalan-Howard, 15th Duke of Norfolk Signed letter
Henry Fitzalan-Howard, 15th Duke of Norfolk Signed letter

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Henry Fitzalan-Howard, 15th Duke of Norfolk Signed letter

Condition:Very slight browning, folded

Stockref: EF11/9170407

( Henry Fitzalan-Howard…

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Henry George Grey (?), 3rd Earl Grey Signature and Wax Seal

Henry George Grey (?), 3rd Earl Grey  Signature and Wax Seal

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Henry George Grey (?), 3rd Earl Grey Signature and Wax Seal

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Isabel Lucy (Bird) Bishop Naturalist Signed letter clip

Isabel Lucy (Bird) Bishop Naturalist Signed letter clip
Isabel Lucy (Bird) Bishop Naturalist Signed letter clip
Isabel Lucy (Bird) Bishop Naturalist Signed letter clip

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Isabel Lucy (Bird) Bishop Naturalist Signed letter clip

Wiki states: "Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop…

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John Bright President Board of Trade Signed House of Commons Admittance 1869

John Bright President Board of Trade Signed House of Commons Admittance 1869

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John Bright President Board of Trade Signed House of Commons Admittance 1869

Wiki states: "John Bright…

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John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow,(1779-1853) Signed 1837 Envelope

John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow,(1779-1853) Signed 1837 Envelope
John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow,(1779-1853) Signed 1837 Envelope
John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow,(1779-1853) Signed 1837 Envelope

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John Cust, 1st Earl Brownlow,(1779-1853) Signed 1837 Envelope

Addressed to the chairman of the Central Conservative…

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Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard

Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard
Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard
Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard

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Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard


Sent to Peter Townend, social editor of Tatler


Condition:Corner crease,…

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Letter Clip Signed Arthur Hopkins (artist) 1848-1930

Letter Clip Signed Arthur Hopkins (artist) 1848-1930

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Letter Clip Signed Arthur Hopkins

Signature matches that of the artist

Addressed to Messrs Provost…

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Lewis Baumer Signed 1905 Letter (caricaturist and painter)

Lewis Baumer Signed 1905 Letter (caricaturist and painter)
Lewis Baumer Signed 1905 Letter (caricaturist and painter)
Lewis Baumer Signed 1905 Letter (caricaturist and painter)

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Lewis Baumer Signed 1905 Letter (caricaturist and painter)

In which he advises Miss Hedley when he…

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Lord Claud John Hamilton 1869 Handwritten Letter to Dean of Canterbury

Lord Claud John Hamilton 1869 Handwritten Letter to Dean of Canterbury
Lord Claud John Hamilton 1869 Handwritten Letter to Dean of Canterbury
Lord Claud John Hamilton 1869 Handwritten Letter to Dean of Canterbury

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Lord Claud John Hamilton 1869 Handwritten Letter to Dean of Canterbury

In which he writes to…

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Monsignor Gilbert Chetwynd Talbot Handwritten 1867 Vatican Letter with seal

Monsignor Gilbert Chetwynd Talbot Handwritten 1867 Vatican Letter with seal

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Monsignor Gilbert Chetwynd Talbot Handwritten 1867 Vatican Letter with seal

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Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter

Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter
Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter
Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter
Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter

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Patience Baden-Powell Signed 75th Anniversary 1985 Letter

Includes references to Princess Margaret and Princess Mary,…

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Philip Schaff, Theologian and Historian 1869 Autograph Dean of Canterbury Paper

Philip Schaff, Theologian and Historian 1869 Autograph Dean of Canterbury Paper

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Philip Schaff, Theologian and Historian 1869 Autograph Dean of Canterbury Paper

On Dean of Canterbury impressed…

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Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1925 letter clip

Randall  Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1925 letter clip

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Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1925 letter clip

Wiki "Randall Thomas Davidson, 1st Baron…

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Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1906 Envelope

Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1906 Envelope
Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1906 Envelope
Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1906 Envelope

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Randall Davidson Archbishop of Canterbury Signed 1906 Envelope

Signed front bottom left

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Robert Dundas Haldane-Duncan Earl of Camperdown Signature Clip

Robert Dundas Haldane-Duncan Earl of Camperdown Signature Clip

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Robert Dundas Haldane-Duncan Earl of Camperdown Signature Clip



Condition: Clipped, fixed to backing paper

Stockref: EF08/9170407

Robert Dundas…

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Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter

Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter
Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter
Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter
Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter

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Sims Reeves Tenor 1853 Signed Letter

Wiki states: "John Sims Reeves (21 October 1821[1] - 25…

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Sir Arthur Frederick Blakiston Signature Clip

Sir Arthur Frederick Blakiston Signature Clip

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Sir Arthur Frederick Blakiston Signature Clip

Wiki states "Sir Arthur Frederick Blakiston, 7th Baronet, MC (b…

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Sir Laurence Guillemard & Lady Ella Guillemard Autographs

Sir Laurence Guillemard & Lady Ella Guillemard Autographs

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Sir Laurence Guillemard & Lady Ella Guillemard Autographs

Re Sir Laurence Wiki states: "He was appointed…

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Sir William Brampton Gurdon Private Sec W E Gladstone Signed 1873 Letter

Sir William Brampton Gurdon Private Sec W E Gladstone Signed 1873 Letter

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Sir William Brampton Gurdon Private Sec W E Gladstone Signed 1873 Letter

On 10 Downing Street…

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Theodore Martin Scottish Poet and Helena Faucit Martin Actress Autographs 1893

Theodore Martin Scottish Poet and Helena Faucit Martin Actress Autographs 1893

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Theodore Martin Scottish Poet and Helena Faucit Martin Autographs 1893

Theodore was a famous poet, Helena…

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Thomas Brown (Draper?) 57 Cochrane St Glasgow Signed 1899 Letter

Thomas Brown (Draper?) 57 Cochrane St Glasgow Signed 1899 Letter

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Thomas Brown (Draper?) 57 Cochrane St Glasgow Signed 1899 Letter

In which he writes to Arthur…

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Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook Signed Letter

Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook Signed Letter
Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook Signed Letter
Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook Signed Letter

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Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook Signed Letter

First Lord of the Admiralty

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Thomas Vowler Short Bishop of St Asaph (1846-70) Signed 1869 Letter clip

Thomas Vowler Short Bishop of St Asaph (1846-70) Signed 1869 Letter clip

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Thomas Vowler Short Bishop of St Asaph (1846-70) Signed 1869 Letter clip

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